Rise and fall of PICOP – Mindanao’s timber plantations (Part II) CROSSROADS (Toward Philippine Economic and Social Progress)

By Gerardo P. Sicat (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 12, 2015 – 12:00am 2 781 googleplus1 9. Reprinted from Philippine Star, Business Section, Sun | 06/04/2017 04:22pm | I am reprinting this article from Philstar which was written by an external-analyst and a co-faculty at the UPD Gerardo P. Sicat, to serve as additional literature in ourContinue reading “Rise and fall of PICOP – Mindanao’s timber plantations (Part II) CROSSROADS (Toward Philippine Economic and Social Progress)”

CROSSROADS (Toward Philippine Economic and Social Progress) – The Northeastern Mindanao’s timber plantations

By Gerardo P. Sicat  ● The Philippine Star ● 5 Aug 2015 ● Reprinted from https://www.pressreader.com/philippines/the-philippine-star/20150805/282024735976697 Today, those who drive the highways of northeastern Mindanao (Caraga Region) will occasionally encounter trucks loaded with uniformly cut lumber of diameter size no more than a foot. Small trucks carry these logs from Mindanao’s existing tree plantations. They crisscrossContinue reading “CROSSROADS (Toward Philippine Economic and Social Progress) – The Northeastern Mindanao’s timber plantations”